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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England > London
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 503 426 360
Rank change year-on-year -77 -66 +79
Contract jobs citing CCIE 91 49 71
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.51% 1.16% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 33 51
10th Percentile £495 £313 £355
25th Percentile £513 £425 £381
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £470 £425
Median % change year-on-year +17.02% +10.59% -15.00%
75th Percentile £625 £575 £549
90th Percentile £725 £750 £650
England median daily rate £535 £450 £488
% change year-on-year +18.89% -7.69% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
10th Percentile - - £41.38
25th Percentile - - £41.56
Median hourly rate - - £43.75
75th Percentile - - £46.56
90th Percentile - - £47.13
England median hourly rate - £62.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year - +41.71% -

CCIE is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6,025 4,241 3,900
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.49% 17.39% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,199 2,904 2,653
10th Percentile £375 £330 £305
25th Percentile £463 £425 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £520 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -1.96%
75th Percentile £650 £613 £600
90th Percentile £740 £700 £663
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 68 57
10th Percentile £23.84 £19.73 £19.39
25th Percentile £25.68 £26.44 £22.48
Median hourly rate £44.13 £36.50 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year +20.89% +4.29% +16.67%
75th Percentile £49.25 £49.69 £47.83
90th Percentile £65.25 £59.83 £52.55
England median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +10.67% +31.58% -4.68%

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CCIE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CCIE in London.

Daily rate trend for CCIE in London

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Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CCIE in London over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for CCIE in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CCIE in London.

Hourly rate trend for CCIE in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the London region over the 6 months to 21 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London -19 17 £525 -30.00% 3
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England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing CCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 91 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (63.74%) Cisco
3 48 (52.75%) CCNP
4 42 (46.15%) Firewall
5 41 (45.05%) BGP
6 35 (38.46%) WAN
7 32 (35.16%) MPLS
8 31 (34.07%) OSPF
9 27 (29.67%) VPN
10 23 (25.27%) Wireless
10 23 (25.27%) SD-WAN
11 22 (24.18%) Network Security
12 21 (23.08%) F5
12 21 (23.08%) Palo Alto
12 21 (23.08%) LAN
13 19 (20.88%) Data Centre
14 18 (19.78%) CheckPoint
14 18 (19.78%) Juniper
14 18 (19.78%) IPsec
15 16 (17.58%) Python
16 15 (16.48%) Network Design
16 15 (16.48%) Load Balancing
16 15 (16.48%) Public Cloud
16 15 (16.48%) Azure
17 14 (15.38%) CCNA
18 13 (14.29%) DNS
18 13 (14.29%) AWS
18 13 (14.29%) Private Cloud
18 13 (14.29%) Multicast
19 12 (13.19%) CCIE Routing and Switching

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.99%) OpenStack
2 8 (8.79%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.10%) nginx
3 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.48%) Azure
2 13 (14.29%) AWS
3 11 (12.09%) IaaS
3 11 (12.09%) PaaS
4 9 (9.89%) GCP
5 8 (8.79%) SaaS
6 3 (3.30%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 2 (2.20%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.10%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (46.15%) Firewall
2 41 (45.05%) BGP
3 35 (38.46%) WAN
4 32 (35.16%) MPLS
5 31 (34.07%) OSPF
6 27 (29.67%) VPN
7 23 (25.27%) SD-WAN
7 23 (25.27%) Wireless
8 22 (24.18%) Network Security
9 21 (23.08%) LAN
10 18 (19.78%) IPsec
11 13 (14.29%) DNS
11 13 (14.29%) Multicast
12 11 (12.09%) TCP/IP
13 10 (10.99%) VoIP
14 9 (9.89%) Cisco ISE
14 9 (9.89%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (8.79%) IKE
15 8 (8.79%) SSL
15 8 (8.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.99%) Finance
3 9 (9.89%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.59%) Banking
4 6 (6.59%) Social Skills
5 4 (4.40%) Public Sector
6 3 (3.30%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.10%) Aeronautics
7 1 (1.10%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (1.10%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (41.76%) Network Engineer
2 28 (30.77%) Architect
3 16 (17.58%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (10.99%) Security Architect
6 9 (9.89%) Cloud Architect
6 9 (9.89%) Consultant
7 8 (8.79%) AWS Architect
7 8 (8.79%) Unix Architect
7 8 (8.79%) VMware Architect
8 7 (7.69%) AWS Solutions Architect
8 7 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 7 (7.69%) Security Solutions Architect
9 6 (6.59%) Network Architect
10 5 (5.49%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (5.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (5.49%) Core Network Engineer
10 5 (5.49%) IP Engineer
10 5 (5.49%) Juniper Engineer
11 4 (4.40%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.79%) OAuth
1 8 (8.79%) OAuth2
2 2 (2.20%) REST
2 2 (2.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.88%) Data Centre
2 15 (16.48%) Public Cloud
3 13 (14.29%) Private Cloud
4 8 (8.79%) PKI
5 5 (5.49%) Cloud Native
5 5 (5.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.30%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (3.30%) IoT
7 2 (2.20%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.10%) CCTV
8 1 (1.10%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (1.10%) Fibre Optics
8 1 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.10%) NHS
8 1 (1.10%) Replication
8 1 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Linux
1 9 (9.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.48%) Load Balancing
1 15 (16.48%) Network Design
2 11 (12.09%) Migration
3 10 (10.99%) DevOps
3 10 (10.99%) ITIL
3 10 (10.99%) Network Architecture
3 10 (10.99%) Zero Trust
4 9 (9.89%) Change Management
5 8 (8.79%) Application Security
5 8 (8.79%) CI/CD
5 8 (8.79%) Data Loss Prevention
5 8 (8.79%) Identity Access Management
5 8 (8.79%) Key Management
5 8 (8.79%) Password Management
5 8 (8.79%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (7.69%) Network Management
7 6 (6.59%) Business Continuity
8 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.49%) Security Architecture
8 5 (5.49%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.58%) Python
2 8 (8.79%) Perl
3 3 (3.30%) Bash
4 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.10%) C
5 1 (1.10%) Go
Qualifications
1 91 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (52.75%) CCNP
3 14 (15.38%) CCNA
4 12 (13.19%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 11 (12.09%) CCIE Service Provider
6 9 (9.89%) CCIE Security
7 7 (7.69%) CCDP
8 5 (5.49%) CCIP
8 5 (5.49%) Degree
8 5 (5.49%) JNCIA
8 5 (5.49%) JNCIS
8 5 (5.49%) MCSE
8 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (5.49%) TOGAF Certification
9 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (3.30%) JNCIE
11 2 (2.20%) CCSA
11 2 (2.20%) CCVP
11 2 (2.20%) JNCIP
11 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) GDPR
1 5 (5.49%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) Docker
1 10 (10.99%) vCloud
1 10 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.79%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (2.20%) VMware NSX
3 2 (2.20%) vSphere
4 1 (1.10%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (12.09%) Kubernetes
2 8 (8.79%) Ansible
3 6 (6.59%) Nagios
4 2 (2.20%) CASB
4 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.20%) Puppet
4 2 (2.20%) vRealize
Vendors
1 58 (63.74%) Cisco
2 21 (23.08%) F5
2 21 (23.08%) Palo Alto
3 18 (19.78%) CheckPoint
3 18 (19.78%) Juniper
4 11 (12.09%) Huawei
4 11 (12.09%) Meraki
4 11 (12.09%) Nokia
4 11 (12.09%) VMware
5 9 (9.89%) SolarWinds
5 9 (9.89%) Zscaler
6 8 (8.79%) CA
6 8 (8.79%) Fortinet
7 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.40%) Splunk
9 3 (3.30%) Infoblox
9 3 (3.30%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.20%) Arista
10 2 (2.20%) Aruba
11 1 (1.10%) Barracuda Networks